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Background: Teak, a member of the Lamiaceae family, produces one of the most expensive hardwoods in the world. High demand coupled with deforestation have caused a decrease in natural teak forests, and future supplies will be reliant on teak plantations. Hence, selection of teak tree varieties for...

Author(s)
Zhao DongYan; Hamilton, J. P.; Bhat, W. W.; Johnson, S. R.; Godden, G. T.; Kinser, T. J.; Boachon, B.; Dudareva, N.; Soltis, D. E.; Soltis, P. S.; Hamberger, B.; Buell, C. R.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Gigascience, 2019, 8, 3, pp giz005
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Understanding the protein–ligand interaction is a fundamental step for drug discovery in numerous pharmaceutical enterprises. The integration of computational and experimental process can reduce the time and cost for the advancement of novel medications. Molecular docking is one of the modern drug...

Author(s)
Das, D. R.; Dhanesh Kumar; Pravind Kuma; Dash, B. P.
Publisher
Open Science Publishers LLP, Gwalior, India
Citation
Journal of Applied Biology and Biotechnology, 2020, 8, 1, pp 105-116
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Objective: The study aimed to collect data about natural products that are traditionally used for controlling insects that are harmful to human health. Methodology and results: Investigation was undertaken in the departments of Sangha, in the north (Lékoumou, Niari) and Kouilou in the south of the...

Author(s)
Bertin, M.; Vital, M.
Publisher
Elewa Biosciences F.a.C.T. Ltd, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Journal of Applied Biosciences, 2020, 148, pp 15209-15217
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Natural products (NPs) isolated from bacteria have dramatically advanced human society, especially in medicine and agriculture. The rapidity and ease of genome sequencing have enabled bioinformatics-guided NP discovery and characterization. As a result, NP potential and diversity within a complex...

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Blair, P. M.; Land, M. L.; Piatek, M. J.; Jacobson, D. A.; Lu, T. Y. S.; Doktycz, M. J.; Pelletier, D. A.
Publisher
American Society for Microbiology (ASM), Washington, D.C., USA
Citation
mSystems, 2018, 3, 5, pp e00045-18
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Extensive research during last 2 decades has revealed that most drugs discovered today, although costs billions of dollars for discovery, and yet they are highly ineffective in their clinical response. For instance, the European Medicines Agency has approved 68 anti-cancer drugs, and out of which...

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Kunnumakkara, A. B.; Kishore Banik; Devivasha Bordoloi; Choudhary Harsha; Sailo, B. L.; Ganesan Padmavathi; Roy, N. K.; Gupta, S. C.; Aggarwal, B. B.
Publisher
Frontiers Media S.A., Lausanne, Switzerland
Citation
Frontiers in Pharmacology, 2018, 9, August, pp 686
Abstract

Aquilaria Lam. is an important group of trees that produce agarwood, which is widely used for manufacturing medicine, perfumes and incense. The members of the genus Aquilaria are close to being extinct due to illegal harvesting and are now protected in many countries. In this study, five DNA...

Author(s)
Feng TingTing; Li QiWei; Wang YesHeng; Qiu SiMin; He MengLing; Zhang WeiMin; Dong Jun; Zhu Shuang
Publisher
Walter de Gruyter, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Holzforschung, 2019, 73, 6, pp 517-523
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Withania coagulans Dunal, belonging to the family Solanaceae, is a small bushy shrub which is widely spread in South Asia. The plant is commonly known as 'Indian cheese maker' or 'paneer dodi' due to its milk coagulating characteristics of the fruits. In traditional system of medicine, different...

Author(s)
Pramanick, D. D.; Srivastava, S. K.
Publisher
Bioscience Discovery, Jalna, India
Citation
Bioscience Discovery, 2015, 6, 1, pp 6-13
Abstract

The present paper deals with the addition of 09 new plant species belonging to 09 families to the flora of Yavatmal District viz. Blepharis integrifolia (L.f.) E.Mey. & Drege ex Schinz. (Acanthaceae), Blumea laciniata (Roxb.) DC. (Asteraceae), Allmania nodiflora (L.) R. Br. (Amaranthaceae), ...

Author(s)
Bhogaonkar, P. Y.; Chavhan, V. N.; Dhole, P. A.
Publisher
Bioscience Discovery, Jalna, India
Citation
Bioscience Discovery, 2015, 6, 1, pp 18-21
Abstract

To investigate the secondary metabolites present in the leaves of the family Lythraceae (Lagerstroemia microcarpa Wt., Lagerstroemia reginae Roxb., Lawsonia inermis L., Punica granatum L.). The samples were extracted using solvents like acetone, chloroform, ethanol, petroleum ether and water. These ...

Author(s)
Florence, A. R.; Sukumaran, S.; Joselin, J.; Brintha, T. S. S.; Jeeva, S.
Publisher
Bioscience Discovery, Jalna, India
Citation
Bioscience Discovery, 2015, 6, 2, pp 73-82
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The aim of the present study was to isolate the bioactive compounds from the ethanolic extract of Premna serratifolia L. leaves (Verbenaceae) by using Perkin-Elmer Gas Chromatography - Mass Spectrometry. The leaf sample was extracted with 99% of ethanol. Extracted sample was injected; based on the...

Author(s)
Rency, R. C.; Vasantha, K.; Maruthasalam, A.
Publisher
Bioscience Discovery, Jalna, India
Citation
Bioscience Discovery, 2015, 6, 2, pp 96-101

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